Monday, November 12, 2018

Silverstein’s concept album ‘I Am Alive In Everything I Touch’ is some of their...

Silverstein I Am Alive In Everything I Touch Making their Rise Records debut with their seventh full-length, Silverstein are showing their labelmates this isn’t their first rodeo. I Am Alive In...

Circa Survive deliver consistent quality plus sonic curveballs on ‘Descensus’

Circa Survive Descensus At some point, it probably becomes fruitless to review new Circa Survive records. The band are a model of sonic and psychic consistency, ever since they...

Young Widows – Easy Pain

Young Widows Easy Pain The fourth album from Louisville, Kentucky, noise-rock trio Young Widows is a suffocating aural submission hold that refuses to let up on your carotid artery....

The Ting Tings – Sounds From Nowheresville

The Ting Tings Sounds From Nowheresville This review originally ran in AP 285. The Ting Tings’ long-awaited sophomore album is aptly named: Although 2008’s We Started Nothing brimmed with flirty...

The Used – The Used

The Used The Used Emerging as the post-hardcore and modern-day screamo scenes were steadily building momentum in 2002, the Used clawed their way onto the map on the merits...

Secret Machines

Secret Machines Secret Machines New York City-based band Secret Machines were presumably reeling from two unfortunate losses when they recorded this, their third full-length. First, the departure of vocalist/guitarist...

Of Montreal

Of Montreal Skeletal Lamping With Skeletal Lamping, Of Montreal up the sex and drop the gloom of 2007's Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer?. Continuing the high-density electro-disco shimmy,...

I Hate Kate

I Hate Kate Embrace The Curse After blessing the scene with the wondrously hooky “It’s Always Better” seemingly eons ago, I Hate Kate have finally released their honest-to-God debut....

Diffuser

Diffuser Sincerely, Wasting Away Diffuser’s career parallels so many other pop-punk bands who spend years being liked but never quite loved. After a bit of a break, the New...

Star Fucking Hipsters

Star Fucking Hipsters Until We’re Dead Featuring members of Leftover Crack, Choking Victim and the Slackers, the charmingly named Star Fucking Hipsters are undoubtedly a side project. They’ve steered...

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